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Old 02-23-2015
Extract tar archive on remote server in another directory

HI
Please suggest how to untar archive on remote sever. When im trying use regular command without any flags everything working fine:

$( ssh <user>@<server> -n '. ~/.profile >/dev/null 2>&1 ; cd /path_1 ; copiedIVR_name=`ls -tr | tail -1` ; tar xvf $copiedIVR_name ' )



but i have to extract the TAR content ( without base directory) to another location. And when im adding flags, the command stops to work(no untar or any error ) :

$( ssh <user>@<server> -n '. ~/.profile >/dev/null 2>&1 ; cd /path_1 ; copiedIVR_name=`ls -tr | tail -1` ; tar xvf $copiedIVR_name -C /path_2 --strip 1 ' )


Please advise what im doing wrong

Last edited by BACya; 02-23-2015 at 05:30 PM..
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